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ELECTIONS IN GREECE: CAN SYRIZA BREAK WITH AUSTERITY?
Thursday, January 15, 6:30pm - RLS–NYC

Read the Report from this event here. For photos from this event, go to our Flickr page. On January 25, Greece is going to elect a new parliament. After years of austerity policies, the country is in a state of deep crisis and despair. The...

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RLS–NYC IN 2014
A collection of memorable moments -

We are looking back at a remarkable 2014. Check out the best pics and stories on our new Flickr set. Our videos on YouTube and our publications are also great material for cold winter nights. We are happy to be able to share our...

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LABOR SOLIDARITY ACROSS BORDERS
A Union Organizers’ Trinational Exchange - Dec. 4-5, 2014 - L.A., California

For photos from this event, go to our Flickr page. For the second straight year, the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung—New York Office will co-host this Trinational Exchange with the UCLA Downtown Labor Center and the Institute for Transnational...

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GLOBAL CONVERGENCES: STRATEGIES AGAINST EVICTIONS & DISPLACEMENT
A Public Roundtable Discussion - Friday, Nov 21 - MIT, Cambridge

For photos from this event, go to our Flickr page. Forced displacement is one of the most crucial issues of our time. Affecting millions of people around the world every year, displacement strips people of their hard-earned wealth,...

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EXIT GHOST? 25 YEARS AFTER THE FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL
A Critical Commemoration of German Unification - Nov 6-7 - NYC

For photos from this event, go to our Flickr page. One generation after the end of the Cold War and German unification, the fall of the Berlin Wall on November 9th, 1989, remains an epoch-changing moment. How have the intervening years...

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FIGHTING DISPLACEMENT: A TRANSATLANTIC WORKSHOP
Co-hosted by the RLS–NYC and the RTC Alliance - Oct 20-22 - NYC

For photos from this event, go to our Flickr page. In cities on both sides of the Atlantic, the displacement of people from their homes and neighborhoods has dramatically increased since the 2008 Great Recession. In recent years, cities...

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FREEING PUBLIC TRANSPORT
Progressive Transit Struggles in Europe & North America - Oct 9-11 - Toronto

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page. The argument for free and accessible public transport (FPT), as part of the broader conversations taking place around the notion of the Commons, has three core strengths: (1) It brings...

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THE POLITICS OF ENERGY: OIL AND BEYOND?
September 26 & 27 - Victoria, Canada

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page. Energy is one of the key determinants of international conflicts and domestic politics. This conference will address energy as an engine of economic and political changes. In the 21st...

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LABOR AT THE PEOPLE’S CLIMATE MARCH
September 18 & 22 - SEIU Local 1199, NYC

Thursday, September 18, 6-8pm JOBS, CLIMATE CHANGE, AND SYSTEM CHANGE As part of our fight against climate change, two issues are not given enough attention. The first is that climate change can create...

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A BILLION WORKERS STRONG: LABOR RESISTANCE IN CHINA
August 26, 7:00pm - The Brooklyn Commons

China has undoubtedly been the most dynamic center of capitalist accumulation over the past generation. But this explosive growth has also generated staggering inequality and social polarization. What are the political underpinnings of...

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MAPPING SOCIALIST STRATEGIES
August 1-4 - Briarcliff Manor/New York

Check out the video „Socialism Is…“ from the Mapping Socialist Strategies conference. Reporting Back and Moving Forward: Download the report about the event here. For photos from this event, go to our flickr...

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THE LOW WAGE WORKERS’ FIGHT IS WORLDWIDE!
A discussion with representatives from the Mexican Frente Auténtico del Trabajo - June 26, 6pm - NYC

From Tuesday, June 24, through Thursday, June 26, the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung—New York Office, in collaboration with the Left Labor Project, will host two representatives from the Frente Auténtico del Trabajo (FA), culminating in a...

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JACKSON RISING: REPORTING BACK AND LOOKING FORWARD
June 3, 6:30pm - NYC

Check out the report from this event in the Indypendent. Join us on Tuesday, June 3, from 6:30 to 8:00pm, to discuss Jackson, Mississippi’s recent New Economies Conference. Lead Organizer Kali Akuno will come together...

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DIE LINKE, SYRIZA, AND THE FUTURE OF THE EUROPEAN LEFT
With DIE LINKE Co-Chair Bernd Riexinger and SYRIZA Advisor Elena Papadopoulou - May 28, 7pm - NYC

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page. The Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung—New York Office and Jacobin Magazine are excited to host a conversation between DIE LINKE Co-Chair Bernd Riexinger and SYRIZA Scientific Advisor Elena...

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OUR PANELS AT THE LEFT FORUM 2014
May 30th – June 1st - John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page. At this year’s Left Forum, the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung—New York Office will again be presenting a number of panels on a wide variety of topics: New World Trade...

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RLS−NYC INVITES INDIGENOUS WOMEN LEADERS TO UN
UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues - May 2014 - NYC

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page. From May 11 to 16, RLS–NYC and MADRE invited an international group of women delegates to the 13th session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII). These forums make...

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RLS–NYC AT THE JACKSON RISING CONFERENCE
May 2 - 4, 2014 - Jackson, Mississippi

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page! Following the tragic death of beloved activist and leftist Mayor Chokwe Lumumba, more than a thousand people will convene in Jackson, Mississippi, to support work toward...

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EVENTS ON THE NUCLEAR NON-PROLIFERATION TREATY
April 28 - May 3 - NYC

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page! Other materials, such as videos and documents, can be found here. This year’s NPT PrepCom takes place in New York City from April 28 to May 9, 2014. The RLS–NYC is...

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WORK IS WORTH MORE
The Minimum Wage in the U.S. and E.U. - April 29, 6:30pm - RLS–NYC

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page! On Tuesday, April 29, from 6:30-8pm, join the Economic Policy Institute’s Heidi Shierholz and the Hans Böckler Stiftung’s Thorsten Schulten to discuss...

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BORN THIS WAY?
The Radical Legacy of Magnus Hirschfeld and the Fight for LGBT Equality - Mar 18, 6:30 pm - RLS–NYC

For photos from this event, go to our flickr page! Check out the audio recording of this event: Magnus Hirschfeld (1868-1935) was a pioneer in the fight for sexual equality and women’s...

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THE PYEONGCHANG WINTER OLYMPICS: PANEL DISCUSSION & VIEWING PARTY

Political Intrigue, Celebration Capitalism, and Spotlight on Korea It appears the 2018 Winter Olympics, taking place in Pyeongchang, South Korea, will be an arena for politics as well as sports. The Games are taking place against a backdrop of rising military tensions involving North Korea, accusations of corruption against the International Olympic Committee, and the ban of...
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THE PYEONGCHANG WINTER OLYMPICS: PANEL DISCUSSION & VIEWING PARTY

Political Intrigue, Celebration Capitalism, and Spotlight on Korea It appears the 2018 Winter Olympics, taking place in Pyeongchang, South Korea, will be an arena for politics as well as sports. The Games are taking place against a backdrop of rising military tensions involving North Korea, accusations of corruption against the International Olympic Committee, and the ban of Russia over doping allegations. How will these geopolitical tensions play out in the Winter......
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